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PRECAMBRIAN AT THE MILLER MUSEUM

The Dawn of Animal Life is a new virtual exhibit at the
Miller Museum. Using exclusively Canadian rocks and
fossils, this exhibit highlights almost three billion years
of early evolution when only simple, soft-bodied
creatures inhabited the Earth. Highlights include the
oldest known multicelled animal fossils co-discovered
by Queen's professor Dr Guy Narbonne and Dr Hans
Hofmann of the University of Montreal in 1990.


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A PRECAMBRIAN TUTORIAL

If you are not familiar with the Precambrian you can
brush up at the historical geology lesson about
Precambrian geology and paleontology at the
University of Carleton online site.  It contains an
introduction to a variety of Precambrian time lines,
specimens, maps, biology, and other information which
will allow you to become familiar with the Vendian
Fauna and stromatolites.

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A VIRTUAL TOUR OF THE BURGESS SHALE

It is now possible to take a virtual mini-expedition to
the Burgess Shale via www.lost-worlds.com without
you huffing and puffing your way up a moutainside in
Canada's Yoho National Park.  The Burgess Shale is a
rich paleontological site that sampled lifeforms just after
the Cambrian explosion.

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